Items in New York Heritage are organized into collections, which provide additional context for understanding their significance and meaning.

Bullis Family Collection


Macedon Public Library

This collection includes the Bullis Family & Friends Album. In 1837, Charles Bullis settled in Macedon, NY with his wife Eleanor. Charles attended Geneva Medical College and became one of Macedon's first physicians. Charles and Eleanor had two children, Abraham and Amy. Abraham lived in the Macedon area for his entire life, and earned degrees in Mathematics and Civil Engineering from Cornell University. His daughter Janette "Nettie" was also a lifelong resident of Macedon, and was valedictorian of her high school class in 1911. The photos in this collection were taken in the mid-1800's through the early 1900's and include both family and friends.

Colton Photographs


Colton Museum and Historical Society

A large collection of photographs and postcards showing individuals and places of interest associated with Colton, New York over a roughly 150 year period.

Dunham Family Collection


Dunham Public Library

The Dunham Family History collection contains portraits, photographs, and various documents saved by the Dunham family.

Leonard Family


Middleburgh Library

This collection contains photographs, news articles, and documents related to the Leonard Family of Middleburgh, New York area.

Naples Public Library Manuscripts and Documents


Naples Library

The handwritten autobiography of John C. Morgan, a Presbyterian Minister and Missionary in the Naples, New York region during the mid 19th century.

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